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Synonyms for wolf

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  1. wolfverb

    To devour; to gobble; to eat (something) voraciously.

    Canis lupus

  2. wolfverb

    wolf down, gulp down

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wolfnoun

    any of various predatory carnivorous canine mammals of North America and Eurasia that usually hunt in packs

    savage, brute, masher, beast, wildcat, woman chaser, skirt chaser

  2. Wolf, Hugo Wolfnoun

    Austrian composer (1860-1903)

    savage, brute, masher, beast, wildcat, woman chaser, skirt chaser

  3. Wolf, Friedrich August Wolfnoun

    German classical scholar who claimed that the Iliad and Odyssey were composed by several authors (1759-1824)

    savage, brute, masher, beast, wildcat, woman chaser, skirt chaser

  4. wolf, woman chaser, skirt chaser, mashernoun

    a man who is aggressive in making amorous advances to women

    masher, skirt chaser, savage, beast, wildcat, brute, woman chaser

  5. beast, wolf, savage, brute, wildcatverb

    a cruelly rapacious person

    wildcat well, masher, skirt chaser, fauna, animal, animate being, beast, wildcat, brute, woman chaser, barbarian, creature, savage

  6. wolf, wolf downverb

    eat hastily

    "The teenager wolfed down the pizza"

    wolf down

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. wolfnoun

    coyote, werewolf, lycanthrope

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "wolf":

    wolves, loup, wolffish, lobo, wolffe, woolf, susi, lupo, loups, wulf, devil, lair, wolf, wolff, wolfe

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How to use wolf in a sentence?

  1. Proverb:

    The wolf told the dog: It does not matter that I run and you follow me, what matters is that when I turn around you will be next to me.

  2. Author Unknown:

    Flattery looks like friendship, just like a wolf looks like a dog.

  3. Daniel Jones:

    The promotion of violence on these fringe channels are explicit, and include instructions on weapon modifications and combat techniques, the FBI appears to be taking these threats seriously, but disciplined lone wolf actors, regardless of ideology, are extremely difficult to track.

  4. Scott Feinberg:

    At this point they are accepting that they are here, and they are not going away, and they are not the big, bad wolf they were made out to be, roma.

  5. Billy West:

    I said to my mom: Mom, it looks like he's going to turn into a werewolf, you know, because it was like (Lon Chaney Jr.'s Wolf Man) Larry Talbot turning into the werewolf, you know, that's what it looked like to me. So that's why I gave him that sort of thing.

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